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Android Apps Will Soon Need Google's Permission to Access Your Location in the Background

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Feb 22, 2020, 5:37 AM


Samsung is already on it. Since the update to 10, I get a notification for apps that do that. I can then choose to let it get location all the time, or just when it's running.
That’s different. That’s standard in all Android 10 phones. That’s the *app* asking *your* permission.

What’s new is that *developers* will need to ask *Google’s* permission first, before the app is even published. Only then will the app...
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